CJ Campbell, a retired economist, recently lost his arm in his battle against leukemia. He continues to fight the disease and uses drawing and painting as an outlet to express his chronic pain. He delights in cooking and painting portraits of friends and loved ones. Campbell doesn’t let the cancer defeat him and holds fast to his life motto, “do something dammit”.
Below are a few photos taken in his home in Ventura, Calif., on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012.